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Aug 19, 2016
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July 5, 2017
Part of
Brains, Minds and Machines Summer Course 2016
Speaker(s):
Jacqueline Gottlieb
Jacqueline Gottlieb - The Kavli Institute for Brain Science at Columbia University
Embedded thumbnail for The Allen Institute for Brain Science Resources: Connectivity Atlas, Cell Types Database, Brain Observatory
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Aug 18, 2016
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July 5, 2017
Part of
Brains, Minds and Machines Summer Course 2016
Speaker(s):
Lydia Ng
Lydia Ng - Allen Institute for Brain Science
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Aug 18, 2016
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July 5, 2017
Part of
Brains, Minds and Machines Summer Course 2016
CBMM Speaker(s):
Christof Koch
Christof Koch - Allen Institute for Brain Science
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May 26, 2017
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June 30, 2017
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All Captioned Videos, Brains, Minds and Machines Seminar Series
Speaker(s):
Kevin Murphy (Google Research)
Abstract: In this talk, Kevin Murphy summarizes some recent work in his group related to visual scene understanding and "grounded" language understanding. In particular, he discussed the following topics: Our DeepLab system for semantic segmentation...
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May 30, 2017
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June 30, 2017
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All Captioned Videos, CBMM Special Seminars
Speaker(s):
Noam Chomsky
[audio only, no slides or other presentation media was used] On May 30th, 2017, during a CBMM Research Talk, Noam Chomsky shared insight into his latest book,  “Why Only Us: Language and Evolution” (co-authored with  Robert C. Berwick) where they...
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Jun 16, 2017
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June 29, 2017
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Computational Tutorials
CBMM Speaker(s):
Samuel Gershman
Prof. Sam Gershman, Harvard University This tutorial will introduce the basic concepts of reinforcement learning and how they have been applied in psychology and neuroscience. The second half of the tutorial will involve hands-on exercises,...
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Apr 12, 2017
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May 25, 2017
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All Captioned Videos, CBMM Special Seminars
Speaker(s):
David Vogel
David Vogel, Trustee (Voloridge Investment Management, LLC) Abstract: The introductory portion of this talk will review some state-of-the-art machine learning techniques. We will discuss concepts of ensembles and popular methodologies within this...
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May 10, 2017
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May 12, 2017
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Computational Tutorials
Speaker(s):
Eric Denovellis
This computational tutorial will focus on best coding practices to make your code reusable, sharable, and bug free. We will highlight documentation, version control, and unit testing. We will have hands on exercises, so bring a computer to follow...
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Apr 26, 2017
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April 28, 2017
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Computational Tutorials
Speaker(s):
Harini Suresh, Nicholas Locascio
Long Short Term Memory networks (LSTMs) are a type of recurrent neural network that can capture long term dependencies and are frequently used for natural language modeling and speech recognition. In this tutorial we will cover the conceptual basics...
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Apr 21, 2017
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April 24, 2017
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All Captioned Videos, Brains, Minds and Machines Seminar Series
Speaker(s):
Jacob Feldman
Jacob Feldman - Rutgers University Abstract: Perceptual organization is the process by which the visual system groups the visual image into distinct clusters or units. In this talk I'll sketch a Bayesian approach to grouping, formulating it as an...

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